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Master of Computer Science: Data Science

Master of Computer Science: Data Science
Academic year :
The student has to obtain a minimum of 120 ECTS-credits: 36 ECTS-credits from the course list "Compulsory courses", 30 ECTS-credits from the course list "Master thesis", 24 ECTS-credits from the course list "Elective courses", of which at least 12 ECTS-credits from the course list "Elective courses - major", and 30 ECTS-credits from one of the options "Research", "Management and Entrepreneurship" or "Education".

Model path part 1

Compulsory courses (30 ECTS-credits)

Data mining6sp2nd semester
Goethals, Bart
Database systems6sp1st semester
Geerts, Floris
Information retrieval6sp1st semester
Calders, Toon
Distributed computing6sp2nd semester
Latré, Steven
Modelling of software-intensive systems6sp1st semester
Vangheluwe, Hans
Computer and network security6sp1st semester
Famaey, Jeroen
 

Elective courses (12 ECTS-credits)

Choose 12 ECTS-credits from the list of elective courses, of which at least 6 ECTS-credits from the list elective courses - major

ELECTIVE COURSES: MAJOR
Programme University of Antwerp

Bioinformatics6sp2nd semester
Laukens, Kris
Big Data Algorithms6sp2nd semester
Geerts, Floris
Data Science Project6sp1st semester
Goethals, Bart
Current Trends in Data Science6sp2nd semester
Calders, Toon
Case Studies in Data Science6sp2nd semester
Calders, Toon
 

Programme KU Leuven

Statistical models and data analysis6sp2nd semester
Hubert, Maria
Text-based information retrieval4sp2nd semester
Moens, Marie-Francine
 

Programme UHasselt

Complexity6sp2nd semester
Kuijpers, Bart J P
Foundations of databases6sp2nd semester
Gyssens, Marc
Web information systems6sp2nd semester
Van den Bussche, Jan
 

ELECTIVE COURSES: MINOR

Philosophy of science3sp2nd semester
Leuridan, Bert
Academic Literacies for Scientists3sp1st semester
Van Hout, Tom
Selected topics of computational science3sp1st semester
Cuyt, Annie
Artificial Neural Networks3sp1st semester
Scheunders, Paul
 

Programme computer networks and distributed systems

Introduction to performance modelling6sp1st semester
Van Houdt, Benny
Mobile and wireless networks6sp1st semester
Blondia, Chris
Topics in networks and distributed systems6sp2nd semester
Latré, Steven
 

Programme software engineering

Selected topics in software engineering6sp1st semester
Demeyer, Serge
Meyers, Bart
Model driven engineering6sp1st semester
Vangheluwe, Hans
Programming paradigms6sp2nd semester
Janssens, Dirk
Software reengineering6sp2nd semester
Demeyer, Serge
 

Option Research (18 ECTS-credits)

Choose 18 ECTS-credits from one of the options: Research, Management and Entrepreneurship or Education.

Research Project 118sp1st/2nd sem.
Cuyt, Annie
Goethals, Bart
Vangheluwe, Hans
Latré, Steven
 

Option Management and Entrepreneurship (18 ECTS-credits)

Choose 18 ECTS-credits from one of the options: Research, Management and Entrepreneurship or Education.

Financial management and legal aspects6sp2nd semester
Laveren, Eddy
Organisation management6sp1st semester
Cannaerts, Nele
Strategic Business Communication6sp1st semester
Leijten, Mariëlle
Innovation and entrepreneurship6sp1st semester
Braet, Johan
Process management and quality care6sp1st semester
Kritis, Vassilios
 

Option Education (18 ECTS-credits)

Choose 18 ECTS-credits from one of the options: Research, Management and Entrepreneurship or Education.

Introduction to didactics3sp1st semester
Meeus, Wil
Didactics of computer science6sp1st semester
Vandervieren, Ellen
Practice sessions3sp1st semester
Pinxten, Annie
Simons, Mathea
Braeckmans, Luc
Smits, Tom
Vandervieren, Ellen
Meeus, Wil
Janssenswillen, Paul
Schelfhout, Wouter
Casteleyn, Jordi
Educational politics and policies3sp2nd semester
Van Petegem, Peter
Student counselling3sp2nd semester
Struyf, Elke
 

Model path part 2

Master thesis (30 ECTS-credits)

Promoter or co-promoter associated with the major

Master thesis30sp1st/2nd sem.
Broeckhove, Jan
Calders, Toon
Blondia, Chris
Janssens, Dirk
Demeyer, Serge
Geerts, Floris
Van Houdt, Benny
Goethals, Bart
Vangheluwe, Hans
Latré, Steven
Famaey, Jeroen
 

Elective courses (12 ECTS-credits)

Choose 12 ECTS-credits from the list of elective courses, of which at least 6 ECTS-credits from the list elective courses - major.

ELECTIVE COURSES: MAJOR
Programme University of Antwerp

Bioinformatics6sp2nd semester
Laukens, Kris
Big Data Algorithms6sp2nd semester
Geerts, Floris
Data Science Project6sp1st semester
Goethals, Bart
Current Trends in Data Science6sp2nd semester
Calders, Toon
Case Studies in Data Science6sp2nd semester
Calders, Toon
 

Programme KU Leuven

Statistical models and data analysis6sp2nd semester
Hubert, Maria
Text-based information retrieval4sp2nd semester
Moens, Marie-Francine
 

Programme UHasselt

Complexity6sp2nd semester
Kuijpers, Bart J P
Foundations of databases6sp2nd semester
Gyssens, Marc
Web information systems6sp2nd semester
Van den Bussche, Jan
 

ELECTIVE COURSES: MINOR

Philosophy of science3sp2nd semester
Leuridan, Bert
Academic Literacies for Scientists3sp1st semester
Van Hout, Tom
Selected topics of computational science3sp1st semester
Cuyt, Annie
Artificial Neural Networks3sp1st semester
Scheunders, Paul
 

Programme computer networks and distributed systems

Introduction to performance modelling6sp1st semester
Van Houdt, Benny
Mobile and wireless networks6sp1st semester
Blondia, Chris
Topics in networks and distributed systems6sp2nd semester
Latré, Steven
 

Programme software engineering

Selected topics in software engineering6sp1st semester
Demeyer, Serge
Meyers, Bart
Model driven engineering6sp1st semester
Vangheluwe, Hans
Programming paradigms6sp2nd semester
Janssens, Dirk
Software reengineering6sp2nd semester
Demeyer, Serge
 

Option Research (12 ECTS-credits)

Choose 12 ECTS-credits from one of the options: Research, Management and Entrepreneurship or Education.

Research Project 212sp1st/2nd sem.
Cuyt, Annie
Goethals, Bart
Vangheluwe, Hans
Latré, Steven
 

Option Management and Entrepreneurship (12 ECTS-credits)

Choose 12 ECTS-credits from one of the options: Research, Management and Entrepreneurship or Education.

Innovation and entrepreneurship6sp1st semester
Braet, Johan
Process management and quality care6sp1st semester
Kritis, Vassilios
 

Option Education (12 ECTS-credits)

Choose 12 ECTS-credits from one of the options: Research, Management and Entrepreneurship or Education.

In-school training: initiation3sp2nd semester
Pinxten, Annie
Simons, Mathea
Braeckmans, Luc
Smits, Tom
Vandervieren, Ellen
Meeus, Wil
Janssenswillen, Paul
Schelfhout, Wouter
Casteleyn, Jordi
In-school training: immersion3sp2nd semester
Struyf, Elke
ICT in Education3sp1st semester
Colpaert, Jozef
Classroom management3sp1st semester
Struyf, Elke
 

Compulsory courses (6 ECTS-credits)

compulsory courses

Data mining6sp2nd semester
Goethals, Bart
Database systems6sp1st semester
Geerts, Floris
Information retrieval6sp1st semester
Calders, Toon
Distributed computing6sp2nd semester
Latré, Steven
Modelling of software-intensive systems6sp1st semester
Vangheluwe, Hans
Computer and network security6sp1st semester
Famaey, Jeroen